School Nurses and principals receive support for student needs



The Aquia Evening Lions Club participates in and supports the following projects:

  • Support-a-School Nurse (help fund extra expenses for the clinics)
  • School supplies (purchase needed supplies for students)
  • Annual College Scholarships (awarded to local high school seniors)
  • Aquia Harbour Fourth of July Celebration (with Aquia Harbour POA and Events Committee)
  • Special Needs Christmas Party (gift shopping and wrapping to assist Host Club)
  • Eye exams and eyeglasses (provided to local middle school and high school students referred by school nurses based on need)
  • Head Start Breakfast with Santa (shop and wrap gifts from children's wish list, serve breakfast to families, have Santa arrive with gifts)
  • Head Start Food Pantry (collect dry and canned goods at each meeting)
  • Kids for a Cure Club Camp (5-day camp for Type 1 diabetic children, assist financially and help with crafts at camp)
  • Lions Peace Poster Contest (middle school art to teach about peace)
  • Prom Night support (annual donation to after-prom party)
  • SERVE (Stafford Emergency Relief through Volunteer Efforts donations)
  • Empower House (donations to family domestic violence shelter)
  • Virginia Lions Eyeglass Recycling at Lake of the Woods (used eyeglass donations and monthly processing)
  • Environmental Project (assist community with cleanup)
  • KidSightUSA member (conduct vision screenings for children 6 months to 6 years to find and treat eye problems using SPOT photorefractive machine)  
  • Sight and Hearing screenings at county schools (using SPOT and audiometer)
  • Snowbags for Head Start (shop and prepare bags of food for families during inclement weather)

Club Fundraisers


  • Aquia Harbour Country Club Breakfast with Santa
  • Bourbon Dinner
  • Combined Federal Campaign (AEL #:  99070)
  • Community Yard Sale (rent spaces, sell refreshments, find bargains, have fun)
  • Dining in the Dark (raise funds for sight research)
  • Monte Carlo Night (card games with prizes, great food, even dancing)
  • Oktoberfest (with Events Committee run refreshments booth)
  • Paypal Donations (see button above)
  • Poinsettia Sales (start holiday decorating with beautiful red and white flowers)
  • Santa Home Visits (2020 visits will be outdoors and socially distanced)
  • White Cane (annual fishnet collection for use in sight programs)
  • Wine Dinner
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